Scotland’s First Minister called for the country’s media to be properly resourced to preserve national debate as she confirmed the government would seek talks with news organisations over planned job cuts and the future of newspaper titles. In a response to a… Read More ›
It’s finally relaunch week for scotsman.com and in part the print product too. And it’s where we’ll learn a lot, not just about any digital ambitions from Johnston Press who have already posted notice they are willing to work with… Read More ›
“It is encouraging to see the benefits of our actions starting to come through, with the Group achieving its first like for like operating profit increase in seven years.” – Johnston Press Johnston Press continues its recovery under Chief Executive… Read More ›
Johnston Press have launched their new website for the Edinburgh Evening News – on what’s already proving a busy news day. You can view it at this link to the Edinburgh Evening News.
Publishers Johnston Press says it is looking to expand its online display activities by recruiting a new team of five sales executives specifically focused on digital. The roles – based in Scotland, Yorkshire, North Midlands, East Midlands and in the… Read More ›
CHANGES afoot at The Scotsman as Chris Marks becomes news editor, scotsman.com editor Alan Greenwood is moved to deputy news editor, Tanya Thompson to assistant news editor with assistant editor Frank O'Donnell taking on the features brief in addition to… Read More ›
THE Scotsman newspaper has just launched a new App for scotsman.com. You can check out details here and see my test drive of it here. It kicks off by offering a three-month subscription priced at £1.79. The move is in conjunction with… Read More ›
SCOTTISH News Consortium made up of rival publishers Johnston Press, Herald & Times Group, DC Thomson and TV production company Tinopolis have been chosen as preferred bidder for the independently funded news consortia pilot scheme for Scotland.
NEWSPAPER rivals from The Herald & Times Group, Johnston Press and DC Thomson are said to be combining their respective might in an unprecedented home-grown bid to win the new Channel 3 TV licence for Scotland. The trio – publishers… Read More ›
FEBRUARY was the first time this blog flagged up suggestions that the future of the Johnston Press printing plant in Edinburgh could be under threat. Then again in August, reiterating info that a deal had been signed with Trinity Mirror Printing. The worrying thing was… Read More ›